Rotary staff worked closely with the producers of 60 Minutes during the filming of the portion on polio. On March 21, the 60 Minutes team filmed at a World Health Organization polio vaccine distribution center in Wazirabad, India. The crew followed India PolioPlus Committee Chair Deepak Kapur, Rotarians, and health workers through Sri Ram Colony, Karawal Nagar -- a densely populated area near Wazirabad -- to shoot polio immunization activities..

The Gates Foundation has awarded Rotary $355 million in challenge grants to support immunization campaigns in developing countries, where polio continues to infect and paralyze children. As of September 30, Rotarians have raised about $146 million for Rotary's $200 Million Challenge -- Rotary's response to the Gates Foundation grants.

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